After five consecutive victories, Maccabi Hod Hasharon lost tonight (Tuesday) to Hapoel Kfar Saba in the sixth round of the men’s volleyball Premier League. In addition, Hapoel Galil Mate which Acre defeated MS Eilabun, Hapoel HaMa’apil Emek Hefer / Menashe recorded a second victory this season over Hapoel Rehovot while Maccabi Ashdod defeated Hapoel Jerusalem away.
Maccabi Mosinson Hod Hasharon – Hapoel Kfar Saba 3: 1 (25:18, 27:25, 17:25, 25:16)
A great game in Hod Hasharon where the local team recorded its first loss of the season. The first act went to Kfar Saba while Hod Hasharon took the second. The third set was already a real war that was decided only in the last points by the experienced Kfar Saba players who managed to win the set. Kfar Saba opened the fourth game with a storm, and gained a 2: 6 advantage, Hod Hasharon reduced to a point, but there it almost ran out of air and Kfar Saba continued to widen the gap until winning the battle and the entire game. Those who excelled in the ranks of Kfar Saba were Hershko with 25 points and Ben Gal with 12 points. In Maccabi Hod Hasharon, Tabakon excelled with 27 points and Zim with 21 points.
Hapoel Galil Mate Asher / Acre – MS Eilabun 0: 3 (16:25, 12:25, 12:25)
Hapoel Mate which continued its excellent season opener and defeated MS Eilabun without too many problems, it was their fourth league loss, compared to three wins. The victory of the headquarters which was not in doubt throughout the game and it seems ready to battle for the top against Maccabi Tel Aviv in the next round in the headquarters which excelled in November with 23 points and Lopez with 12 points. In Eilabun it is possible to note favorably Perza who finished with 9 points.
Hapoel HaMa’apil Emek Hefer / Menashe – Hapoel Rehovot 1: 3 (16: 25,25: 19,26: 28,19: 25)
A tough game in Menashe ended in a victory for the locals after a fight given to them by the teams from Rehovot. The first act went to the illegal immigrant when Rehovot took the second act. The Ma’apil, with great difficulty, won the third set, while in the fourth set Rehovot opened better and led 5: 6, but from there the Ma’apil players took the reins, turned the advantage and widened the gap until the end of the set. In the ranks of the Ma’apil, Shrekia excelled with 19 points and a friend with 13 points. In the streets, Königswald excelled with 16 points and Tacob with 13 points.
Hapoel Aryot Jerusalem – Maccabi Ashdod 3: 1 (27:25, 25:21, 25:21, 24:26)
A fascinating game in Jerusalem in which Maccabi Ashdod surprised Hapoel Jerusalem and inflicted a third loss on it this season. The first set belonged to Jerusalem, which won barely 24:26. In the second set, Ashdod recovered and won. The third set also had a similar story – but the fourth set was already a completely different matter – a tense set when the advantage passed from side to side and Jerusalem in a 24:25 situation missed a set point, which Ashdod took full advantage of to win the set and the whole game. In the ranks of Ashdod, Luke excelled with 20 points and Kudershov with 16 points. In Jerusalem, Jarvis stood out with 24 points and Moyo with 16 points.